Even the Recovery is 'Made in China'

It may surprise readers to learn that the most-traded equity options contract worldwide are the Kospi 200 options traded on the Korea exchange, or that the most-traded metals contracts are the Shanghai Futures Exchange's copper futures. In a profile in this issue, Joe Mansueto, chief executive of Morningstar-which recently increased its stake in its Korean subsidiary to expand Morningstar's business in the country-says Asia "has emerged from the financial crisis more quickly and in better shape